Academic/Communication Instructor - Continuing Education - Part Time

Duties and ResponsibilitiesAcademic/Communication - Continuing Education Instructor - Part TimeWilbur Wright College
City Colleges of Chicago (CCC) is made up of seven colleges, the largest community college system in Illinois and one of the largest nationally. We provide more than 80,000 students each year access to a quality, affordable education. CCC supports students in meeting their goals – whether that is pursuit of a credential to head into or advance in the workforce, an associate degree with the intention to transfer to a four-year college, free GED or ESL courses, or continuing education. 

Primary Objective:
Consider joining Wilbur Wright College's Continuing Education Department as a Part-Time Academic/Communication Instructor. Wilbur Wright College's Continuing Education Department has an exciting opportunity for an engaging, energetic and patient instructor to teach a group of young adults with mild cognitive disabilities ages 18 and over. The Academic/Communication instructor will develop and implement an appropriate and engaging curriculum by taking into consideration the unique abilities and interests of each participant. 
Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Develop lesson plans and instructional materials and provide individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each student. 
  • Ability to teach using different methods and teaching styles, ensuring that participants are fully engaged. 
  • Inspire, motivate and foster confidence in all students.
  • Adhere to the City Colleges of Chicago code of ethics, board rule, policies and procedures.

  • Bachelor degree in Special Education or related field. 
  • One year teaching and/or training experience in appropriate discipline preferred. 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate with diverse group of students and staff. 
  • Inspire, motivate and foster confidence in all students. 

We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Thank you for your interest in CCC!

Job: Faculty
Primary Location: Wilbur Wright College
Job Posting: Oct 11, 2019, 4:18:05 PM